July 2013

Johnston man sentenced to 12 months for 7,000 indecent images

A Johnston man has been sentenced to 12 months in prison for possessing more than 7,000 indecent images of children.

Roy Alan Wilson, aged 66, of Victoria Gardens, was sentenced at Swansea Crown Court today (Monday).

He pleaded guilty to 17 charges of possessing the indecent images at Haverfordwest magistrates court last month.

On September 20th last year, he was found to be in possession of 7,012 indecent photographs, which included 18 category five (the most serious) images, 581 category four images, 1,775 category three images, 94 category two images and 4,544 category one images.

He was sentenced to 12 months and must sign the sex offenders register for 10 years.

June 2013

Johnston man pleads guilty to possession of 7,000 indecent images of children

A Johnston man who pleaded guilty to 17 charges of possessing more than 7,000 indecent images of children will be sentenced at Swansea Crown Court later this month.

Roy Alan Wilson, aged 66, of Victoria Gardens, appeared before Haverfordwest magistrates court yesterday (Tuesday).

On September 20th last year, he was found to be in possession of 7,012 indecent photographs, which included 18 category five (the most serious) images, 581 category four images, 1,775 category three images, 94 category two images and 4,544 category one images.

Wilson will next appear before a judge on June 28th.

He has also been ordered to register as a sex offender.